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FEMMES FIN DE SIECLE, 1885-1895 (Fin-de-siecle Women, 1885-1895). Musee de la Mode et du Costume, Palais Galliera, Paris, 1990. Published by Paris-Musees. 192 pp. with 185 ills. (71 col.). 32 x 24 cm. ISBN 2901424198 In French.
Including numerous photographs of period gowns as well as illustrations and advertisements from the popular press of the time, this catalogue features nine essays discussing such topics as the changing social position of women in late 19th-century France, the role of department stores in promoting new fashions, and the introduction to the Japanese court of Western styles of apparel.
Indexing: Western, Europe — France — 1800-1900 — Costume/Fashion — Decorative Arts
Plans: 50
Worldwide Number: 022832
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